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Civil rights leader on GOP-sponsored voter reform bills: ‘They have placed...

A few hundred people rallied at the state Capitol on Tuesday to protest a set of GOP bills that significantly roll back voter reforms...

Michigan CEOs speak out against voter restrictions

Dozens of Michigan company leaders spoke up Tuesday against a voter restriction package that was introduced by Republicans in the Legislature last month.  Thirty-seven CEOS...

Duggan rips GOP election bills, calls them ‘voter suppression’

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Monday blasted a recently introduced set of GOP election reform bills and called them “deeply troubling.” “It needs to get...

Voting rights advocates decry onslaught of new state election laws

WASHINGTON — A U.S. House elections panel on Thursday heard from witnesses about the need to craft a new formula that identifies which states...

Here are the voting restriction bills introduced in Michigan this year

Last week, Republicans in the Michigan Senate joined their colleagues across the country in introducing a sweeping package of 39 bills regulating voting rights. Michigan...

GOP shifts strategy from election lawsuits to voting laws

As Republican-led legislatures continue a systematic push to pass laws they say are aimed at ratcheting up election security, voting rights advocates in Tennessee...

Bills you may have missed, from allowing dogs in outdoor dining...

Members of the Michigan House and Senate introduced nearly 200 bills in the final two weeks before the Legislature’s two-week spring break. The proposals range...

Biden slams ‘un-American’ GOP drive to curb voting rights in states

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Thursday in his first formal news conference since taking office blasted Republican-controlled state legislatures that are seeking to...

After months of hearings airing 2020 election conspiracies, Republicans drop big...

A new package of voter restriction bills introduced this week by Republicans in Michigan is part of a national trend in states across the...

Column: Don’t roll back voting rights in Michigan

Michiganders want and deserve a voting system that works for all of us, regardless of our race, gender, religion or ZIP code. The eagerness...

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